A press release from Comprehensive Life Resources. Adults with serious mental illness and youth with serious emotional disturbances will soon receive services from the first Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic in the Tacoma area: Comprehensive Life Resources. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) awarded Comprehensive Life Resources (CLR) a $1.4 million federal grant last week to become a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC). As a […]
A press release from the Tacoma Youth Marine Center. Following a thorough US Coast Guard inspection, Tacoma’s SSS #110 Charles N. Curtis was granted renewal of their Subchapter T licensure to operate as a passenger vessel. “As a passenger on this vessel, this COI is your assurance that the vessel meets Coast Guard safety criteria,” […]
The Board of Health will hold a Study Session on July 21 (3-5 pm). Access the agenda and access instructions here.
On July 19, our 14-day case rate per 100,000 for June 25- July 8 is 72.6. The 14-day case rate offers the most reliable look at COVID-19 disease burden on Pierce County. Our hospitalization rate is currently 2.6 per 100,000. Today we confirmed 77 COVID-19 cases and 1 death, a man in his 80s from […]
Mountain View Funeral Home: Roberta Eileen Axtell; David Alan Stewart. Week’s Dryer Mortuary: Helen Andrea (Marvik) Gorenson.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord will conduct day and nighttime training with artillery and demolitions from 5 a.m. July 20 to 11 p.m. July 22. Public queries or comments about noise may be directed to JBLM Public Affairs.
A news story from MultiCare. TACOMA, Wash. — More than 70 years after her career began, 96-year-old Florence “SeeSee” Rigney, the oldest working nurse in America, is retiring, MultiCare Health System announced today. Her last day was Friday, July 16, 2021. “I don’t like to sit around – I’ve always got to have something to […]
We have a brand-new great-grandson, whose middle name is “Memphis.” He’s named in honor of his grandmother, one of our very best friends. Andi, a London Brit who met and married a Peace Core volunteer Randy Melquist, who thrown out of Libya with all the other Americans when Gaddafi came into power. The family came […]
Submitted by Kiwanis Club of Steilacoom. 2021 was a year of challenges in our town, but we were fortunate to have a citizen who took the time to make life better for many. Keith Snyder is being honored as Steilacoom’s Citizen of the Year for 2021. Keith initiated major projects to improve the websites for […]
Mark Patterson will be elected Chair of the Tacoma Public Utility Board during the virtual board meeting at 3:00 p.m. Patterson has served on the Public Utility Board since 2012, most recently as Vice Chair. This will be his second time serving as chair. “It is a pleasure and a privilege to serve again as Chair of the […]
The Steilacoom Town Council will hold a Regular Meeting on July 20 (6:30 PM). Access the agenda and access instructions on the City’s website.
An announcement from City of DuPont. Read the weekly report online by clicking here. Read past reports here.